The towns and communities of 30A are unique places where memories are created, lives are shared, and have a special little place in the heart. You'll find under this category: blogs, posts, pictures, stories, tips, and favorites of specific communities of 30A. 

Spring is here on 30A & the beach is as appealing as ever after the Wintertime! As the 80+ degree weather here in South Walton hits and spring break is upon us, you'll be happy to know we've compiled a short list of things you must do as a vacationer here on 30A this spring!

Spring on 30A | 3 Things Every Vacationer Must Do

Number 1: Paddle, Picnic, & Beach Bonfire

Paddle Boarding 30A things to do

If you're going to truly experience the uniqueness of what South Walton has to offer -- and what makes "30A" so different, you'll have to get outside the normal exploration areas and jump on a paddle board! With super-rare coastal dune lakes (like the one you drive over to to get Watercolor) that are perfect for family excursions.... so grab a paddle board rental from your local…

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In 2021 was a fast-paced year for the 30A area and real estate market, many families choosing to finally make the move from vacationer to property owner, and many re-investing here at the beach for short and long term financial goals. Still, many more enjoying the freedoms found here in our state afforded by our wonderful Governor. 

Here, we want to take a few moments to spell out some of the notable insights from the past year as a service and value for our buyers and sellers here at Live 30A Real Estate


2021 Annual Review SNAPSHOT | 30A Real Estate Market 


30A Home, Condo, Townhome, and land sales

*30A south of hwy 98 only & % Change Year-over-Year.

  • Number of Properties Sold: +7.8% @ 2,368
  • Average Sold Price: +24.7% @…

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If you're newly a Florida resident or property owner, or looking to become one in the near future -- Congratulations and welcome! Florida is one of the most beautiful and sought-after, freedom-filled, relaxing, and easily accessible beach family vacation in the southern United States. It's here on 30A at the beach that so many memories are made, perspectives are changed, and so many of the worries of life seem to melt away. 

That's also why this area is one of the fastest growing counties in all the states, and people have been making their way to living and working at the beach like never before -- and especially in northwest Florida. 

As we venture from a very interesting past 24 months, here's a few fun outlook's and fun predictions to consider…

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A Florida beach home or property here on the beaches of South Walton - or more commonly known as "30A" is considered by many as the best of the best, when if comes to places to have a family beach retreat. With a one-day drive from many of the major metro areas of the South, and many direct flights now open from all over the US, and a unique beach culture, geography, history, and future here on 30A  (and not to mention, beautiful Freedom)... 30A has simply become "the place" to vacation, own a second home, or for many recently -- to live the beach life. 

Live 30A Seaside

As 30A's hometown real estate company, our family here at Live 30A want to share 7 strategic ways you can get the best 30A vacation home your money can buy. 

The 7 Strategic Ways to Get The Best…

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One of the many beautiful things about South Walton is the community and lifestyle that is cultivated and celebrated - from gathering together to do beautiful things, to great food, amazing beaches, and plenty of outdoor activities and opportunities. In the future, we'll highlight many of the outdoor activities and running trails, fitness paths, etc. around the area - but today, we're highlighting Rosemary Beach and the 2.3 Mile Rosemary Beach Fitness Path. 

The Rosemary Fitness Path: 2.3 Miles

Rosemary Beach Fitness Path

Winding through and around the Rosemary Beach homes and condos, the 2.3 mile fitness path reveals hidden trails and multiple workout stations and stops. 

Love Rosemary Beach? Enjoying Searching and Discovering the Rosemary Beach Real Estate…

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No doubt, Alys Beach is one of 30A's most iconic, beautiful, and luxurious beach towns with much, much more to come.
Here's some fun facts, things to do, and some real estate opportunities for you in Alys Beach.

Alys Beach Live 30A Real Estate

Fun Alys beach Facts: 

  • Alys Beach is Iconicized by stark-white architecture, strong butteries standing guard on the edges of town, towering palms lining the streets, and the first community in the world to be entirely built to "Fortified... for safer living" standards.
  • Growing fast and still less than 1/2 built-out, Alys Beach is a Planned Urban Development (PUD) by Duany-Plater-Zyberk (DPZ) that will be roughly twice the size of Seaside when finished.
  • The town architects Koury-Vogt Architects were the first residents in…

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If You're a Lover of 30A, you've inevitably become curious about the real estate landscape here. Many have foud a place here at the beach, and still many others are looking for their place here among the world's most beautiful beaches, in what we believe is the South's most incredible area. Toss the incredibleness of how Florida has responded in the last 18 months -- and this place is quite the Oasis. 

30A Real estate market live 30A

So. Where has the 30A real estate market been? Where is it at now? and... and big question: where do we see it going? 

Where the 30A Real Estate Market Has Been. 

Over the past few decades, the beaches of South Walton and 30A area have grown exponentially in popularity as they have been discovered. Over the past decade, the 30A area has…

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30A "Fall 2021 Bucket List" For Family and Friends

As summer effectively ends after Labor Day Weekend, and fall officially starts September 22 ~ 30A just gets more and more beautiful, comfortable, and amazing all around. The water is warm, all the lines have shortened from the summer craze, and all the locals know that one of the most incredible times of the year on 30A is here -- September and October. Cooler temperatures begin to roll in, the humidity begins to roll out, and bonfires start to dot the beaches all over again. And to all our friends, families, and real estate friends -- here's @Live30A's "Fall 2021 Bucket List" for things you HAVE to try...

It's no wonder that the fall time on 30A is a favorite time of the year for family photos,…

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Congratulations! It's time for your one week escape from it all in one of the most beautiful places in the world -- the demands of work, the responsibilities of a parent and all the other day-to-day tasks that require your time and energy will find their place to rest, recharge, and refresh.

Sunday morning comes and it's your first full day to enjoy all that 30A has to offer, specifically the beach. After sleeping in, enjoying a cup of coffee and a mid morning breakfast you gather your gear and head to the beach. You're so excited. It's time to finally stick your toes in the sand... but when you get to the base of the boardwalk and look around you realize this isn't your private oasis and, if you're lucky, maybe you'll get a spot on the "second row"…

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Only one more month of beautiful summertime here on 30A, can you believe it? For many, kids are already heading back to school - but for the many who relocated here or are extending their summer vacations - there's a little more summer heat left! Speaking of heat, the 30A real estate market has been on absolute FIRE for the last 14+ months... but where are we at today? 

Well, it may surprise you that today we are reporting the first notable MARKET DROP in terms of properties sold and properties put under contract since April/May of last year. That's right. But what does this mean? Does it mean we should prepare for a market correction? Well, from the viewpoint of a real estate broker and professionals at Live 30A specializing in 30A real estate…

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